Body Found on St. Croix River Shore Identified
The Ramsey County medical examiner's office identifies the body as that of 54-year-old Donald Duane Marklowitz Jr.
Wed May 15, 2013
New DOT cameras being placed along Highway 41 in Washington County
Department of Transportation cameras can help people at home see what the roads are like and they are also a valuable tool for sheriff's departments.
Fri May 10, 2013
How does Friday look?
That day, May 10, a freak, late-season snowstorm occurred. Milwaukee officially received 3.2 inches and Madison picked up 3 inches.
Thu May 09, 2013
A 53-year-old Washington County man is expected to remain hospitalized for several weeks for burns he received after he suffered a medical problem, collapsed onto flames and was rescued by a Milwaukee couple.
Wed May 08, 2013
Milwaukee couple rescues man after he collapses during fire
According to the Washington County Sheriff's office, a 53-year-old man from Polk was burning some wood in a fire pit on Sunday, May 5, when nearby leaves were ignited.
Tue May 07, 2013
Crews begin work shoring up weakened fuel pipeline in Jackson Marsh
Town of Jackson - Contractors for West Shore Pipe Line Co. this week will be pumping water out of its fuel pipeline right-of-way across the Jackson Marsh Wildlife Area in preparation for excavating and repairing nine sections of degraded pipe, a state environmental official said.
Amid debate over gun laws, Washington County business gives away guns, ammo
While Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, a founding member of the national Mayors Against Illegal Guns group, has been pressing for measures such as universal background checks for gun purchases, a suburban business has been giving away guns and ammo.
Mon May 06, 2013
Bike group rides to D.C. to honor Sebena, Aleman other fallen area officers
A group from the Milwaukee area has organized a bicycle ride to Washington D.C. to attend a candlelight vigil honoring fallen law enforcement officers killed while on duty, including five from our area.
Fri May 03, 2013
Local Dancer gets recognition at National Dance Competition and supports a good cause
In April the Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Menomonee Falls travelled to the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
Thu May 02, 2013
Germantown man charged in explosives case
A 33-year-old Germantown man was charged Thursday in Washington County Circuit Court with four felony counts of possessing improvised explosives after investigators this week removed more than 1,000 handmade explosive devices from a County Line Road residence.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Updated: 9:38 p.m.Situation in Germantown causes evacuations
Washington County Sheriff has confirmed that they are responding to a situation in Germantown, but were only asked to help control traffic.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Inside the new Museum of Wisconsin Art: Slideshow
The stylist new Museum of Wisconsin Art in West Bend is winning rave reviews since its opening earlier this month.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Man Wanted by Wood County since 2010 Arrested in SE Wis.
Larry Arnold, 38, is facing dozens of charges stemming from as far back as 2009.
Sex offender manhunt ends near Kewaskum
Deputies spotted 38-year-old Larry Arnold between a wooded area and a field in Washington County and arrested him late Thursday morning.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Manhunt underway for registered sex offender
A manhunt is currently underway for a man missing from Washington County, where hikers are being warned about a dangerous man.
Drilling rights approved at County Home
The Washington County Commission on Tuesday unanimously approved leasing the mineral rights to 270 acres of property at the Washington County Home for deep-well drilling.